Published: Jun 14, 2022
With the increasing awareness of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with 169 targets set by the United Nations and worldwide collaboration to achieve the goals, Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors have become increasingly important not only due to the regulatory frameworks, but also changing priority of banks, institutional and retail investors.
Published: Jun 11, 2022
MANILA, Philippines — President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has expressed commitment to ensuring accountability in issues concerning human rights, United Nations Resident Coordinator in the Philippines Gustavo Gonzalez said Friday.
Published: Jun 08, 2022
Global Compact Network Thailand (GCNT) together with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) and the UN Country Team Thailand are empowering sustainability leaders across Southeast Asia at “UNGC Leaders Summit 2022” with more than 10,000 multi-sector partners around the world. The event highlight 3 sustainability: Climate Change, Biodiversity, and Social Development including engaging with SMEs to take part in driving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into ASEAN and into the Asia-Pacific region.
Published: May 29, 2022
The United Nations human rights chief is calling on China to review all its counter-terrorism measures in Xinjiang, and ensure they are in line with international standards and not applied "in an arbitrary and discriminatory way".
Published: May 20, 2022
Thailand must use its United Nations seat to call for an immediate ceasefire in the Russia-Ukraine war and for both countries to return to the negotiating table, former foreign minister Kasit Piromya said on Friday.
Published: Apr 05, 2022
SINGAPORE - The United Nations' top climate science panel released a major report on Monday (April 4), outlining how nations can transform the global economy towards a safer future by cutting fossil fuel emissions that are endangering humanity and the planet.